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    Case filed against four for Al Jazeera report

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:41pm on February 17, 2021

    A case was filed with the Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate court on Wednesday against four journalists related to a recent document broadcast by Doha-based news channel...

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    Avijit murder case verdict today

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on February 16, 2021

    The Dhaka Anti-Terrorism Special Tribunal is scheduled for today to deliver the verdict in the case for the murder of free-thinking blogger and writer Abhijit...

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    Man gets life term for raping daughter

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 04:51pm on February 09, 2021

    A Dhaka tribunal on Tuesday sentenced a man to life-term imprisonment for raping his daughter at Badda in the capital in 2019. The court also...

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    Charge hearing deferred till Feb 16

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 04:28pm on February 08, 2021

    The Dhaka Special Judge Court-9 on Monday deferred until February 16 the charge hearing in the Niko graft case against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and...

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    Man sentenced to life term for raping 7-yr daughter

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on February 08, 2021

    A Dhaka tribunal on Sunday sentenced a man to life in prison for raping his seven-year-old girl at Hazaribagh in the capital in 2016. The...

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    ACC submits charge sheet against GK Shamim, mother

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on February 07, 2021

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has filed a charge sheet against controversial contractor SM Golam Kibria Shamim and his mother Ayesha Akter on charge of accumulating illegal...

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    Prosecution ends arguments, seeks death penalty

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on February 04, 2021

    The prosecution on Wednesday concluded the case summing up arguments at the Special Anti-Terrorism Tribunal in Dhaka in the case filed over the murder of...

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    Three friends placed on remand

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 05:52pm on February 01, 2021

    A Dhaka court on Monday placed on a five-day remand three friends of the female University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh student who had allegedly been...

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    7 former Oriental Bank officials punished in graft case

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on January 29, 2021

    A Dhaka court on Thursday sentenced seven former officials, including a former deputy managing director of Oriental Bank, renamed as ICB Islamic Bank Limited, to...

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    AL leaders Enamul, Rupon among 12 charged with money laundering

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 05:33pm on January 27, 2021

    The Dhaka Special Judge Court 5 on Wednesday charged 12 people, including expelled Awami League leaders Enamul Haque Bhuiyan alias Enu and his brother Rupon...